Spanish conquistadors Hernando de Soto made his fortune invading south and central America but a wild goose chase for gold cost him nore than just his money
The mutiny on the Bounty is a much-fabled crime, but what Bligh achieved next is the truly legendary part of the tale
Pat Kinsella tells the incredible story of Ernest Shackleton’s ill-fated journey to the Antarctic and his crew’s desperate fight for survival.
Captain James Cook's globe spanning voyages revealed not only uncharted lands but were packed with adventure and blood shed
Heists, robberies and stick-ups – Pat Kinsella tells the thrilling story of the notorious outlaws, for whom the Wild West was only the beginning…
They set off to discover the unknown, to find a route across one of the most extreme continents on Earth, to carve out a path to glory. But all Burke and Wills found was tragedy,...
In 1937, the pioneering American pilot was set on one last flight – to circumnavigate the globe. But the lady of the skies would never make it home